The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 364 303 262
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -41
Contract jobs citing WinForms 223 264 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.62% 1.98% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 188 230
Average daily rate
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£350 £488 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £51.30 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13759 13341 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.88% 28.64% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8980 8637 8776
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 263 343
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -61 85 £500 -7.83% 45
Yorkshire +20 35 £323 -5.14% 32
South East -8 28 £245 -30.00% 32
North West +17 22 £325 +8.33% 16
East Midlands +9 16 £315 +11.50% 17
West Midlands -14 13 £350 +16.66% 12
East of England -11 10 £300 +9.09% 19
South West -25 10 £243 -11.81% 12
North East -15 3 £300 - 10
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 400 (82.47%) C#
2 388 (80.00%) .NET
3 279 (57.53%) SQL Server
4 204 (42.06%) SQL
5 184 (37.94%) WPF
6 152 (31.34%) ASP.NET
7 144 (29.69%) Windows
8 142 (29.28%) VB.NET
9 130 (26.80%) WCF
10 121 (24.95%) Finance
11 105 (21.65%) Microsoft
12 93 (19.18%) .NET Framework
13 90 (18.56%) MVC
14 88 (18.14%) Web Services
15 80 (16.49%) OO
16 75 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
17 70 (14.43%) HTML
18 69 (14.23%) JavaScript
19 68 (14.02%) Oracle
20 66 (13.61%) T-SQL
21 62 (12.78%) TDD
21 62 (12.78%) Visual Studio
22 60 (12.37%) XML
23 57 (11.75%) Multithreading
24 55 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 51 (10.52%) CSS
26 50 (10.31%) Scrum
27 49 (10.10%) Software Engineering
27 49 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
28 47 (9.69%) Front Office

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.71%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (3.51%) IIS
3 11 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.62%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.62%) CMS
5 2 (0.41%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.41%) Confluence
5 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.41%) WorkSite
5 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.21%) Node.js
6 1 (0.21%) GemFire
6 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.21%) Moodle
6 1 (0.21%) SAS
6 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.89%) MS Office
3 4 (0.82%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.21%) Simulink
6 1 (0.21%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.21%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.21%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.44%) LDAP
2 6 (1.24%) Intranet
3 2 (0.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (57.53%) SQL Server
2 49 (10.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (7.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.68%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.06%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.62%) DTS
13 2 (0.41%) DB2
14 1 (0.21%) KDB
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.21%) PerformancePoint
14 1 (0.21%) OLAP
14 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (12.78%) Visual Studio
2 44 (9.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.68%) NUnit
4 12 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (2.27%) JIRA
5 11 (2.27%) MSTest
6 9 (1.86%) Rational Rose
7 8 (1.65%) Subversion
8 6 (1.24%) Hudson
8 6 (1.24%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.03%) Selenium
9 5 (1.03%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.03%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (0.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (0.62%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.62%) Build Forge
12 2 (0.41%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.41%) NCover
12 2 (0.41%) WatiN
General
1 121 (24.95%) Finance
2 47 (9.69%) Front Office
3 43 (8.87%) Banking
4 21 (4.33%) Investment Banking
5 11 (2.27%) Back Office
6 10 (2.06%) Retail
7 5 (1.03%) Billing
7 5 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.03%) Legal
7 5 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.03%) Games
8 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.62%) Electronics
9 2 (0.41%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Law
9 2 (0.41%) Marketing
10 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 416 (85.77%) Developer
2 212 (43.71%) .NET Developer
3 164 (33.81%) C# Developer
4 75 (15.46%) VB.NET Developer
5 66 (13.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 65 (13.40%) WinForms Developer
7 36 (7.42%) Software Developer
8 29 (5.98%) Software Engineer
9 25 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 24 (4.95%) WPF Developer
11 17 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (3.30%) .NET Software Engineer
13 14 (2.89%) SQL Developer
13 14 (2.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (2.68%) C# Software Engineer
15 12 (2.47%) Analyst
16 11 (2.27%) Programmer
16 11 (2.27%) VB6 Developer
16 11 (2.27%) VB Developer
17 10 (2.06%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (80.00%) .NET
2 184 (37.94%) WPF
3 152 (31.34%) ASP.NET
4 130 (26.80%) WCF
5 93 (19.18%) .NET Framework
6 88 (18.14%) Web Services
7 70 (14.43%) HTML
8 60 (12.37%) XML
9 55 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 51 (10.52%) CSS
11 42 (8.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (7.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 34 (7.01%) LINQ
14 27 (5.57%) jQuery
15 16 (3.30%) XSLT
15 16 (3.30%) Silverlight
16 15 (3.09%) HTML5
16 15 (3.09%) Castle Windsor
17 12 (2.47%) SOAP
18 11 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.25%) Derivative
2 27 (5.57%) N-Tier
3 25 (5.15%) Fixed Income
4 23 (4.74%) Client/Server
5 22 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (3.09%) Equities
7 11 (2.27%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.86%) Hedge funds
10 8 (1.65%) Grid Computing
11 7 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.03%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.62%) Market Risk
14 3 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
14 3 (0.62%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 2 (0.41%) DTV
15 2 (0.41%) EPoS
16 1 (0.21%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 144 (29.69%) Windows
2 6 (1.24%) Linux
3 5 (1.03%) UNIX
4 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.62%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) Android
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (18.56%) MVC
2 80 (16.49%) OO
3 75 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (12.78%) TDD
5 57 (11.75%) Multithreading
6 50 (10.31%) Scrum
7 49 (10.10%) Software Engineering
8 37 (7.63%) Unit Testing
9 30 (6.19%) OOD
10 24 (4.95%) MVVM
11 16 (3.30%) Workflow
11 16 (3.30%) UML
12 15 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (3.09%) CRM
13 14 (2.89%) Electronic Trading
14 13 (2.68%) SOA
15 11 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
16 10 (2.06%) Migration
16 10 (2.06%) Business Analysis
16 10 (2.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 400 (82.47%) C#
2 204 (42.06%) SQL
3 142 (29.28%) VB.NET
4 69 (14.23%) JavaScript
5 66 (13.61%) T-SQL
6 35 (7.22%) C++
7 30 (6.19%) VB
8 26 (5.36%) VBA
9 21 (4.33%) VB6
10 18 (3.71%) Java
11 13 (2.68%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.06%) XAML
13 7 (1.44%) Python
14 5 (1.03%) C
15 4 (0.82%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.82%) RPG
15 4 (0.82%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.62%) ActionScript 2.0
16 3 (0.62%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 34 (7.01%) Degree
2 13 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.82%) MCSD
3 4 (0.82%) MCSE
4 3 (0.62%) MCPD
4 3 (0.62%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.62%) MCP
4 3 (0.62%) MCTS
5 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.44%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) EMIR
2 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.21%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (1.65%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 105 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 68 (14.02%) Oracle
3 29 (5.98%) DevExpress
4 21 (4.33%) Sybase
5 14 (2.89%) TIBCO
6 12 (2.47%) Syncfusion
7 10 (2.06%) Infragistics
8 6 (1.24%) Telerik
9 4 (0.82%) Perforce
9 4 (0.82%) Reuters
9 4 (0.82%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.62%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.62%) Pegasus
10 3 (0.62%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.62%) SAP
11 2 (0.41%) Open Text
11 2 (0.41%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.41%) 29West
12 1 (0.21%) Nintex
12 1 (0.21%) thinkFolio
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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London
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AMsource Technology
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Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
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Rate: £280 - £320 per day
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Rate: £250 - £280 per day
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